Jeffrey M. Fowler, MD

The Ohio State University

FowlerDr. Fowler is a Professor and Vice Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the John G. Boutselis Chair in Gyn Oncology at The Ohio State University. He serves as co-director of the Center for Advanced Robotic Surgery at OSU. Nationally, he is chair of the Data Monitoring Committee in the Gynecologic Oncology Group. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Foundation for Women’s Cancer. He is in his second term as a member of the Board of Governors for the American College of Surgeons, and is a member of the Advisory Board to the American College of Surgeons for The American College of Obstetricians/Gynecologists. In 2009 he was elected as a member to the subspecialty Division of Gynecologic Oncology for the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (one of 6 members across the country). Dr. Fowler is on the editorial board for Gynecologic Oncology and The Journal of Robotic Surgery.

Dr. Fowler’s clinical research interests include gynecologic oncology, radical pelvic surgery, minimally-invasive surgery, pelvic reconstruction, robotic surgery and clinical trials in gynecologic oncology.

Spotlight

Women Magazine released a special report on ovarian cancer, featuring Q&A’s with three expert SGO surgeons and important facts about the disease.

Awareness

This year’s GCAM awareness is focused on the important link between obesity and endometrial cancer. Check out the new toolkit to learn more.

Research

The Foundation for Women’s Cancer is pleased to share its 2014-2015 Research Grants and Awards booklet. The booklet describes the prizes and the application process. Prize applications are due on October 8, 2014.

Education

The next Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course will be Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. For more information on educational events and courses, click here.